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1[mass noun] The state or fact of being the writer of a book, article, or document or the creator of a work of art:‘the single authorship of the book gives it a uniformity of style and a proper balance between chapters’‘a number of paintings have been attributed to him on stylistic grounds, though his authorship is not certain’
- 1.1 The occupation of writing:‘he took to authorship’
- 1.1 The occupation of writing:
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